# pica (PostScript) to stick conversion

Conversion number between pica (PostScript) and stick is 0.083333333333333. This means, that pica (PostScript) is smaller unit than stick.

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Switch to reverse conversion:
from stick to pica (PostScript) conversion

### Enter the number in pica (PostScript):

Decimal Fraction Exponential Expression
 pica (PostScript)
eg.: 10.12345 or 1.123e5

Result in stick

?
 precision 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 [info] Decimal: Exponential:

### Calculation process of conversion value

• 1 pica (PostScript) = (exactly) ((254/60000)) / (0.0508) = 0.083333333333333 stick
• 1 stick = (exactly) (0.0508) / ((254/60000)) = 12 pica (PostScript)
• ? pica (PostScript) × ((254/60000)  ("m"/"pica (PostScript)")) / (0.0508  ("m"/"stick")) = ? stick

### High precision conversion

If conversion between pica (PostScript) to metre and metre to stick is exactly definied, high precision conversion from pica (PostScript) to stick is enabled.

Decimal places: (0-800)

pica (PostScript)
Result in stick:
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### pica (PostScript) to stick conversion chart

 Start value: [pica (PostScript)] Step size [pica (PostScript)] How many lines? (max 100)

visual:
pica (PostScript)stick
00
100.83333333333333
201.6666666666667
302.5
403.3333333333333
504.1666666666667
605
705.8333333333333
806.6666666666667
907.5
1008.3333333333333
1109.1666666666667
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## Multiple conversion

Enter numbers in pica (PostScript) and click convert button.
One number per line.

Converted numbers in stick:
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## Details about pica (PostScript) and stick units:

Convert Pica (PostScript) to other unit:

### pica (PostScript)

Definition of pica (PostScript) unit: ≡ 12 points .

Convert Stick to other unit:

### stick

Definition of stick unit: ≡ 2 in . of chiefly historical interest

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